Elizabeth Joney

September 1825–1900 (Age 74)
Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Joney was born in September 1825, in Nova Scotia, Canada. She married Samuel Henry Wiser on 18 November 1841, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Wesley Township, Will, Illinois, United States in 1900. She died in 1900, in Will, Illinois, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Henry Wiser
1819–1893
Elizabeth Joney
1825–1900
Marriage: 18 November 1841
Theodore L. Wiser
1844–1868
Alonzo Wiser
1846–1888
William Henry Wiser
1848–1917
Florence Belle Wiser
1860–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 November 1841
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States
children

(4)

    Theodore L. Wiser

    Male1844–1868Male

    Alonzo Wiser

    Male1846–1888Male

    William Henry Wiser

    Male1848–1917Male

    Florence Belle Wiser

    Female1860–1935Female

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Black Hawk War

Age 7

"The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."
1846

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from the adjective bony, denoting a scrawny individual with prominent bones.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Elizebeth Wiser in household of William Wiser, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth Wiser in household of Saml H Wiser, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Wesir in household of Samuel H Wesir, "United States Census, 1880"

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